Live from Liverpool: Wake Up! with - Abbie & Eddie

10.08.2022 The Goldarndest Mixtapes: Heat

Richie Anderson
More about this show
  • DRUM & BASS
  • ELECTRO
  • ELECTRONICA
  • ROCK
  • SYNTH WAVE
Episode

Richie Anderson began producing acid and techno music in 1992, with releases on obscure hard techno labels such as ‘Kill Out’ and ‘Drop Bass Network’ under various guises.

After a hiatus from production, he began releasing new music again alongside a series of live performances in Berlin. With his latest release in October 2019, Richie is now researching underground dance music scenes with a focus on Liverpool post-2008. He is also examining ageing with dance music and the impact scenes have on a place - the generation of cool and an invitation for gentrification.

Richie is also a classical guitarist and his mixes tend towards a wild variety of genres. The Goldarndest Mixtapes aims to pick up from the cassette culture of his youth, stemming from a practice he shares with his friends. Each quarter they produce a physical CD of music matching a given theme, along with corresponding cover art. The interpretation of the theme is wide open - it could be simply matching song titles to the theme, or an esoteric/conceptual interpretation.

Each show will follow a theme which is represented within the music played. If you are interested in contributing to Richie’s research, please get in touch.

This month's show's theme was chosen by fellow station host All Trades: Heat. So, the tunes are related to heat and hot, not warmth or fire, they're different beasts. This is heat. And this is manifest in tracks reflective of hot cities. The soundtracks of sweltering nights. From the sounds of 80s electro synth wave to crispy drum and bass... with a little Bossa and Dub Reggae thrown in for good measure.

Tracklist

Irving Berlin/Marilyn Monroe – Heat Wave
John Barry – Theme from Body Heat
Dabrye – Hot Mating Ritual
wwoman – Body Heat
The Rolling Stones – Hot Stuff
Angelique Kidjo – Born Under Punches (The Heat Goes On)
Throbbing Gristle – Hot On The Heels of Love
Lifelike – Heatwave (feat. Del Prete Cusato)
Johnny Dynell – Jam Hot (Tensnake remix)
Shit Hot Soundsystem – Kannushi
Android Automatic – City Heat
Hot Since 82 – Veins
See Thru Hands – Hot City (Ruf Dug Remix)
Amp Live – Hot Right Now (Bassnectar Remix)
All Trades – Heated
Squarepusher – My Red Hot Car
Thrived – Heat Map
Red Hot Chili Peppers – One Hot Minute

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